July 2021 Newsletter

Skidmore Newsletter - July 2021

CJ's Thrift Shop is open.

12-3 pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays.

Stitching Post no. 75

Offers embroidery work, sewing, classes, & alterations. Phone is 660-928-3251. Her email is stitchingpost75@gmail.com

Brush Pile

The brush pile will be shut down July 1 so it can be burned before the Punkin Show.

Clean Up

Dumpsters will be at the north edge of town July 18-25. Let’s spruce up the town before company comes to the Punkin Show.

Skidmore Community Betterment Meeting

Will Meet July 6 at 6:00 pm at Newton Hall.

Skidmore City Council Meeting

Will Meet on July 8 at 6:00pm at Newton Hall.

Fresh Food Mobile Drop

July 22 at the park starting at 10:00 am.

Food Pantry News

July 28 from 1-3 and July 29 from 4-6 at City Hall. Bring a picture id if we don’t already have your address. We will take people in order at they line up their cars in front of City Hall. THIS IS OPEN TO EVERYONE FROM NODAWAY & HOLT COUNTIES, UNLESS YOU HAVE PICKED UP FOOD EARLIER IN THE MONTH.

Pets

July 1 is the date that $10 dog licenses need to be renewed. Pet vaccinations will be given on July 24th from 9-11 am at the Wildcat Park shelter house.

City Hall

City Hall is open Monday 8-12, Wednesday 8-12 and 3-6, and Friday 8-12. There is an answering machine also. 660-928-3281. Calls will be returned only if you leave a message.

SNAP

You may apply for SNAP (formerly called food stamps) over the phone. The office number is 816-364-3663 or call Lana Morgan at 816-344-2808. It is confidential.

Drinking Water Samples Report

THANK YOU

To Richard Jones for the new bench at the gazebo.
To Teresa Carter and Raymond Thacker for painting the gazebo.
To Steve Day for cleaning out ditches on High Street.
To Jeff Dearmonth for mowing by the city sign on the way into town.

The Depot

The depot museum will be open during the PUNKIN SHOW. 

June 2021 Newsletter

Skidmore Newsletter - June 2021

CJ's Thrift Shop is open.

12-3 pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays.

Stitching Post no. 75

Offers embroidery work, sewing, classes, & alterations. Phone is 660-928-3251. Her email is stitchingpost75@gmail.com

Skidmore Community Betterment Meeting

Will Meet June 8 at 6:00 pm at Newton Hall.

Skidmore City Council Meeting

Will Meet on June 10 at 6:00pm at Newton Hall. Please note the new time!

Fresh Food Drop

NO food drop at the park this month.

Food Pantry News

June 1 from 1-3 and June 2 from 4-6 at City Hall. This is the food delivery for May. The June food delivery will be handed out June 21 from 1-3 and June 22 from 4-6. Bring a picture id. It works well with people lining up their cars in front of City Hall.

City-wide Garage Sales

City-wide garage sales will be held June 4-6. Contact Meagan at City Hall by June 3 if you want your address added to a list of sales.

Pets

July 1 is the date that $10 dog licenses need to be renewed. Pet vaccinations will be given on July 24th from 9-11 am at the Wildcat Park shelter house.

Website

The city’s website is skidmoremo.org. You may see the ordinances, dates of city events, and pay your water bill online if you want.

City Hall

City Hall is open Monday 8-12, Wednesday 8-12 and 3-6, and Friday 8-12. There is an answering machine also. 660-928-3281. Calls will be returned only if you leave a message.

SNAP

You may apply for SNAP (formerly called food stamps) over the phone. The office number is 816-364-3663 or call Lana Morgan at 816-344-2808. It is confidential.

Drinking Water Samples Report

Consumer Confidence Report

The Skidmore 2020 CCR or Consumer Confidence Report is the annual water quality report. This is now available for public viewing at City Hall and the Post Office. This report will not be mailed out; however, the current CCR is available at http://dnr.mo.gov/ccr/MO1010744.pdf

Thank You

Thank you to the ladies and gentlemen who assembled and installed the new benches and picnic tables.

May 2021 Newsletter

Skidmore Newsletter - May 2021

CJ's Thrift Shop is open.

12-3 pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays.

Stitching Post no. 75

Offers embroidery work, sewing, classes, & alterations. Phone is 660-928-3251. Her email is stitchingpost75@gmail.com

Skidmore Community Betterment Meeting

Will Meet May 10 at 6:00 pm at Newton Hall.

Skidmore City Council Meeting

Will Meet on May 13 at 6:00pm at Newton Hall. Please note the new time!

Fresh Food Drop

May 27, starting at 10:00 am at the park.

Food Pantry News

Since the food will be delivered the last Friday of the month and the following Monday is a holiday, the food pantry will be open June 1 from 1-3 and June 2 from 4-6 at City Hall. Bring a picture id. It works well with people lining up their cars in front of City Hall. (The City is not paying for any of this food for these 2 projects. It is provided to the City free of charge by Second Harvest to be shared with our community.)

Discuss Options

Please contact City Hall if you want to discuss options about your April water bill and if you want your ditch cleaned out.

Website

The city’s website is skidmoremo.org. You may see the ordinances, dates of city events, and pay your water bill online if you want.

City Hall

City Hall is open Monday 8-12, Wednesday 8-12 and 3-6, and Friday 8-12. There is an answering machine also. 660-928-3281. Calls will be returned only if you leave a message.

SNAP

You may apply for SNAP (formerly called food stamps) over the phone. The office number is 816-364-3663 or call Lana Morgan at 816-344-2808. It is confidential.

Drinking Water Samples Report

https://dnr.mo.gov/DWM/JSP/WaterSystemDetail.jsp

Thank You

THANK YOU from Mary Sharp to everyone that remembered her 90th birthday! Each kindness she received was much appreciated.

Marvin Sumy says THANK YOU to all those who voted for him in the election.

Help

HELP-The City has been trying to contact Cody Swinney in regards to the demolition of his house that burned last year. If anyone has any information about how to contact him, please let City Hall know. Thank you!

Newsletter April 2021

Skidmore Newsletter - March 2021

CJ's Thrift Shop is open.

12-3pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays.

Stitching Post no. 75

Offers embroidery work, sewing, classes, & alterations. Phone is 660-928-3251. Her email is stitchingpost75@gmail.com

Skidmore City Council Meeting

Will Meet on April 8 at 6:00pm at Newton Hall. Please note the new time!

Skidmore Community Betterment Meeting

Will Meet April 12 at 6pm at Newton Hall.

Mobile Food Drop

April 22, starting at 10am at the park.

Food Pantry News

Location: City Hall
April 26 from 1-3pm
April 27 from 4-6pm

Bring a picture id or your id badge (if they mailed it to you). If works well with people lining up their cars in front of City Hall.

Ditch Clearing

Please contact City Hall if you want your ditch cleaned out. A list is being compiled of addresses needing this work.

City's Hall Website

You may see the ordinances, dates, of city events, and pay your water bill online if you want.

City Hall Hours

Monday 8am-12pm
Wednesday 8am-12pm
Friday 8am-12pm

There is an answering machine also. 660-928-3281. Calls will be returned only if you leave a message.

SNAP

You may apply for SNAP (formerly called food stamps) over the phone. The office number is 816-364-3663 or call Lana Morgan at 816-344-2808. It is confidential.

Drinking Water Samples Report

https://dnr.mo.gov/DWM/JSP/WaterSystemDetail.jsp

Plan Ahead

City-Wide cleanup will be April 26-May 2 with dumpsters at the north edge of town. There may be a tire collection also but no tires go in the dumpsters.

March 2021

Skidmore Newsletter - March 2021

CJ's Thrift Shop is open.

12-3pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays.

Stitching Post no. 75

Offers embroidery work, sewing, classes, & alterations. Phone is 660-928-3251. Her email is stitchingpost75@gmail.com

Sewer, water, and rural rates increase

Starting March 1, sewer rates will be increased to $35 for the base amount and water rates will be increased to $44 for the base amount. Rural water has raised their rates to the city and we have to keep with that price, unfortunately.

Skidmore Community Betterment Meeting

Will Meet March 8 at 6pm at Newton Hall.

Skidmore City Council Meeting

Will Meet March 11 at 6:30pm at Newton Hall.

Mobile Food Drop

March 25th from 10am -12pm at the park, weather permitting.

Food Pantry News

Location: City Hall
March 1st from 1-3pm
March 2nd from 4-6pm
March 29th from 1-3pm
March 30th from 4-6pm

Bring a picture id or your id badge (if they mailed it to you). If works well with people lining up their cars in front of City Hall.

Website

The city’s website is skidmoremo.org. You may see the ordinances, dates of city events, and pay your water bill online if you want.

City Hall is Open...

Monday, Wednesday, & Friday from 8am – 12pm.

There is an answering machine also, 660-928-3281. Calls will be returned only if you leave a message.

Apply for SNAP (formerly called food stamps)

You may apply for SNAP over the phone. The office number is 816-364-3663 or call Lana Morgan at 816-344-2808. It is confidential.

Drinking Water Samples Report:

https://dnr.mo.gov/DWM/JSP/WaterSystemDetail.jsp

Jop Opening- Water Technician

The city of Skidmore has a full time Water Technician position available immediately. Requires experience with water/wastewater facilities, water sampling and testing, water meter installation and repairs, mowing  and shoveling snow as needed, and other duties assigned. Must have experience using a tractor and mini excavator, knowledge of street maintenance, and be proficient using a computer. his job will require working outside in extreme conditions and pay will be based on experience. Preference will be given to anyone with certifications in water/wastewater treatment.

Please stop by Skidmore City Hall to pick up an application/apply.
City Hall is open Mon, Wed, Fri  8am – 12pm

City Hall Location
108 S. Walnut St.
Skidmore, MO 64487

PLAN AHEAD

City-Wide cleanup will be April 26 – May 2 with dumpsters at the north edge of town. There may be a tire collection also.